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A. MishraMicrosoft Azure for Java Developershttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-8251-9_8

8. Work with Azure Cosmos DB

Abhishek Mishra1  
Navi Mumbai, India

Modern applications use NoSQL databases for storing data. These databases should be highly scalable and responsive and have very low latency. These applications are globally available, and this needs their databases to be available globally. Data replication should happen in no time across the globe for such applications. Azure Cosmos DB is a cloud-based NoSQL database on Azure that can meet these requirements.

In the previous chapter, we learned the basic concept of the Azure SQL database. We then created ...

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